Christophe Demichelis is a doctoral student in ecological anthropology and geography at Université Rennes 2. He will be conducting research in the Democratic Republic of Congo under the auspices of the SHAPES project, investigating human-great ape relations and emerging diseases.
A multi-disciplinary study of human beings, great apes, and viral emergence in equatorial Africa (SHAPES)
Tamara Giles-Vernick (PI)
This multi-disciplinary study examines the changing nature and contexts of human contact with great apes and monkeys in equatorial Africa and the health consequences of that contact. Biomedical researchers have scrutinized the nature of […]